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and in his frustration the administration said, we were elected to govern and whether a national labor relations board or whatever, they wanted to put people in place to govern. i hope what happened thursday night, chris will change this. we had a bipartisan, strong bipartisan vote for some rules changes and included in those rules changes were changes in the way we treat nominees, not only for the courts but for these agencies. let's have a day in court for each one of them, and let's have a hearing and let's have a vote. >> chris: i want to move on to another subject but briefly, i understand the president's frustration, that doesn't mean he can just rewrite the constitution. >> listen, i worked in the congressional branch, legislative branch of our government and i certainly didn't hold up our team, model, whatever it happens to be, whoever the president happens to be, but i want to put it into perspective. we have seen this president denied the opportunity to make appointments. over and over and over again. because one senator happens to hate a particular agency or a particular per
program. president roosevelt was elected four terms. president obama got the virtue of january 20th landing on a sunday and chief justice roberts flubbing the oath in 2009. he used a note card yesterday. probably will use it today, shepard. shepard: justice sotomayor you saw. a funny story from last night. i flown in from turks and caicos for a quick vacation and taking a delta flight from kennedy. it was supposed to take off at 8:30. there were big mechanical problems. they were towing it from the gate. the toe bar got caught underneath the plane. it might have been me and my colleagues on the flight it might have stayed there. in front of me a lady was talking to the marshals as she called them if there was another way or train to get to washington. just happened it was justice sotomayor. someone from the plane said, your honor, we will get you there. and, indeed they did. justice sotomayor, to deliver the fourth inaugural swearing in today here at the capitol. doug mckelway, our correspondent from d.c. on the parade route from freedom plaza. how is the view there? >> reporter: sh
it's brightest stars? it seemed so the night of california's 1968 presidential primary election. robert kennedy had just won with 46% of the vote. he would thank his supporters for the victory that seemed almost certain to take him to the presidency. leaving the podium, on his way to meet with reporters, he took a shortcut through the kitchen. then america's hope already so badly battered by the murder of martin luther king was dashed into darkness by the bullet of one small man. >> oh my god. senator kennedy has been shot. >> jesus why. >> shoot it, shoot it. >> my brother need not be idolized or in large in death beyond what he was in life, to be remembered simply as a good and decent man, who saw wrong and tried to right it. saw suffering and tried to heal it, saw war and tried to stop it. those of us who loved him and who take him to his rest today, pray that what he was to us, and what he wished for others will some day come to pass for all the world. as he said many times, in many parts of this nation, to those he touched and who sought to touch him, some men see things as
. >>> benjamin netanyahu won the election yesterday with slim margins. he will serve a third term but he lost the seat in the parliament. he says it's clear that voters want as broad a government as possible and plans to honor that, he says. >>> military investigators have cleared john allen, the top u.s. commander of misconduct. the defense departments examined e-mails between allen and jill kelley. she's the woman whose complaints to the fbi led to the discovery of an extra- marital affair between david petraeus and -- and his biographer. no word yet on if the nomination is going to go forward now. >>> well, a group of palo alto students are headed home -- from washington with an experience of a lifetime. >> how are you? >> good. how are you? >> well, president obama and first lady michelle obama and the first dog bo, you can see him hanging out there, greeted students from the mid peninsula community media center. one of the students tells us they were just on a public tour when they were told to wait for a very "special guest." they were very delighted. they did, however, miss their fligh
, with republicans here in washington, since his re-election, certainly the way he handled the fiscal cliff and i want to point to a clip of the president and his press conference earlier this week. take a look: >> president barack obama: they have suspicions about social security. they have suspicions about whether government should make sure that kids in poverty are getting enough to eat. >> chris: now we learn that the president is taking his campaign organization and transforming it into an issue advocacy group, organizing for action. is it fair to say that the president has given up on the inside game of negotiating here in washington and is much more interested in bringing outside pressure to bear on the people up on capitol hill. >> chris, you have to do both and i think that is a lesson from the first four years, you can't do one or the other. and i think we'll continue and, listen, the fiscal cliff deal you talked about, we have just about every republican senator who voted for this. we have cut taxes with the republicans and cut spending with the republicans and democrats, on evaluatbvi
a fundraiser for chris christie re-election campaign, both camps say it will be next month at his home in palo alto, the 2 met in 20 between when he donated to the schools, polls show christie with a big lead. it was the world's largest party there last night at his alma mater there. as you can check it out thousands attended the basketball game and fans took time out to flex their arm and kiss their biceps, he is trying to trademark that pose by the way so he can use it on merchandise. >>> tonight on ktvu channel 2 news at 5:00 we are going to take you inside one of the biggest transportation projects in the east bay, a tour of the work there, plus an update on another tunnel project in a known trouble spot. >>> well, thanks for trusting ktvu channel 2 news. we are going to see you the next time news breaks. and be sure to join us again at 5:00. have a great day everyone. send comments to comments@captioncolorado.com captions by terry james, caption colorado, llc.
leaving more than a dozen nearby homes without elect trailty. the driver left the car at the scene and drove off. workers are still on the scene trying to restore power to the area. >>> new this morning, it is an airline that just launched service from san jose to tokyo but this morning passengers are left to find alternative flights. janine de la vega with more on how dream liners are preventing passengers from taking flight. jeanine? >> reporter: they have now announced that they have canceled 320 of its flights including 51 international flights and san jose is the only bay area using 787 so operations here are at a standstill. this is what the ticket counterlooked like this morning and we are told agents were here is helping travelers rebook flights and they expect it to happen again this morning. there is a notice of apology announcing they are suspending from january 28th, next monday. they ordered all of them grounded after a flight made an emergency landing last week due to battery problems. this latest news is disappointing to travelers who are excited to finally have a di
netanyahu thought it would be a landslide election although he came out on top it was a slim margin. he lost seats in the parliament and they suggest the right wing may be stalled a bit. prime minister benjamin netanyahu said he plans to honor his word. >>> antigen roll steven allen is accused of misconduct. jill kelly is the one who complained about anonymous e- mails which led to a discovery of extramarital affairs with general david petraeus. the vote was put on hold and no word on if that nomination will go forward. >>> it is an experience of a lifetime... >> i just want to say hello to everybody. >> reporter: president barack obama, first lady michelle obama greeted students at the media center yesterday. the students tell us they were on a public tour when they were asked to wait for a very special guest and they did miss the flight because of the encounter but they said it was well worth it. >>> it is doing well and we always like to check to see for those of you who live in san francisco or work down in the peninsular we always like to check that and the drive time is between 380 and
for the governor of new jersey. christie is a republican and expected to win the election. >>> apple is in danger of losing its status says the world's most valuable company. apple stock price fell 12% yesterday ending at $450.50 a share. that is the lowest price in a year. last september apple was more than $705 a share. >>> 4:48 is the time. let's check in with sal. you're looking at san francisco. how does it look? >> it looks pretty good northbound 101 and getting up to the 80 split is a nice drive as you come up to the 80 split with no major problems. the commute also looks very nice if you are driving southbound 101 to the airport and some of the road work that was right there on the ramp is being removed right now i can see the cars with the lights leaving and all the lanes are open. >>> also the morning commute looks good at the bay bridge toll plaza. it's light so far. i hope it stays this way. if you are driving on the nimitz freeway, that is also looking very good. 4:48 let's go to steve. >>> all right, sal, thank you. no adjustment of your set is necessary. a few light showers will co
to the election is back in the spotlight this morning. what's happening in washington, d.c. today. >> reporter: we're live in palo alto where a fire broke out under ground in one neighborhood knocking out powers to hundreds of people. we'll tell you what may have caused it. >>> the chp is searching for the drivers responsible for some dangerous stunts on a freeway. "mornings on 2" begins right now. >>> good morning. welcome to "mornings on 2". i'm dave clark. >> i'm tori campbell. >> it's monday, january 28th. >>> topping our news -- the chp is looking for witnesses to a deadly accident on a san mateo freeway. two young brothers were among the three people killed on highway 92 in foster city. ktvu's tara moriarty joins us with more on this tragic crash, the victims and the investigation. good morning, tara. >> reporter: good morning. three brothers from redwood city were in the car that flipped not far from where we're standing. they were 12 and 16 years old. now that third brother, who is 18 years old, is clinging to life. now, this all happened about ten minutes until 10:00 last night off highwa
. romney had kept a fairly low profile since he lost the election. he spent his home today in his home in la hoya. romney did make it to the white house in november for a private lunch. romney's running game, congressman paul ryan tweeted a message for the president. i congratulate president obama on his inauguration and i join the country celebrating this american tradition. >>> and on ktvu.com you can watch more of today's inauguration including beyonce performing the national anthem. just look for the special tab right on our front page. >>> a man who narrowly missed being hit by gunfire at a check cashing and cell phone store describes a brazen robbery attempt. >> give me the money, give me the money. >> reporter: pablo castillo works at the cellular store. the surveillance cameras caught this suspect as they say he demanded money. the people inside escaped to a room with bullet-proof glass. castillo says the suspect's single gunshot narrowly missed his boss. >> she goes down like this to close the door and the bullet crossed over. >> reporter: here's another look at the man in th
's presidential election. >>> a judge has been holding closed door hearings in the case of a man convicted of killing shandra leavy. remember she's the intern from modesto who disappeared in 2001 and who's remained were found in washington, d.c. rock creek park. an illegal immigrant guandique is being prosecuted. >>> jaquelin fell reports -- he just want as chance to show off his moves. >> for me it means a lot because i've been playing since i was 4 years old. i don't want to be a basketball player.i want to be a coach. >> reporter: the school district send letters telling coaches they have to give students a report. >> there's a confidence that comes with just playing in sports. >> reporter: minor changes must be made if necessary such as giving visual cues to a deaf student on a track team. let's say a student has a learning disability and the coach just benching them the entire season. under these new guidelines that's discriminatory. all students must have the same opportunity to play. paraolympic gold medalist competed on the gold stage but promised to race on her own high school tea
. this was the department's 232nd academy class. >>> two elected leaders in san jose are asking the city to consider temporary pay increases to try to keep police officers from leaving the force. city council members sam lecardo and pete costan want to hold a meeting to discuss way that san jose can boost police pay and staffing. 30 people have resigned from the police department in just the past 60 days. police chief chris moore also retired last week after the city backed away from a ballot measure that could have raised money for the department. >>> the 49ers are super bowl bound. when it comes to 49er fan gear how do the faithful now they're getting the real deal? cara lui found out an easy way to spot a knock off. >> reporter: just about anything with colin kaepernick's name on it seems to be selling fast these days. >> he's just become a rock star. very good for business profits. >> reporter: thousands of these new shirts were printed. on them are official nfl stickers showing they are the real deal. >> there's an nfl sticker on it. that says boom because those stickers are numbered and whatev
topic leading into the election is back in the spotlight this morning. a group of senators is introducing plans to reform immigration. as ktvu kyla campbell reports from washington, d.c. this time republicans are on board. kyla. >> reporter: yeah democratic and republican senators work together to lay out this frame work. it includes creating a tough but fair path to citizenship. they also want to reform the legal immigration system in a way that would grow our economy. the senators also propose an employment varyification if they hired illegal immigrants. they want to make sure workers come to america legally and that they are not taking away jobs that americans apply for. and the senators are unvailing details in about six hours to address the 11 million illegal immigrants in the country. one senator introinterviewed this weekend say said the pathway to citizenship is key to reforming the system. >> absolutely. americans support it. in poll after poll. second latino voters expect it. >> i will explain exactly why the gop needs it when i see you next. live in washington ky
jersey. he is a republican and is considered a shoe into win re- election. the fundraiser will be next month at his estate. >>> louisiana governor has some hard words for his fellow republicans at their winter meeting. >> we have to stop being the stupid party. i'm serious. it's time for a new republican party that talks like adults. it's time for us to say our plans and visions former in real terms. >> reporter: he went onto say that it's no secret a number of republicans have damaged our brand with strange and offensive comments. >> its been a remarkable season for the 49ers. they are one of the few teams to make it to the super bowl after switching quarterbacks in the middle of the season. collin took smith's job after he was hurt and fans agree both have shown a lot of class during the transition. they still have high praises for each other as the niners get ready for the super bowl. >> means a lot. i think it really shows his character and the kind of man he is. i mean he has helped me through everything from week one until now. >> nature of sports. you have an opportunity, st
parts of the bay area gathered to watch president obama's speech. one woman said the president's re-election gives her hope for the future. >> i know there's hope. i mean there's hope. there's gonna be a change coming. and i -- i have faith it will be better for us. i mean, you know, i'm not just saying -- i'm talking about the whole country is gonna be better. >> people who attended the viewing said they came to celebrate the inauguration and the holiday. >>> police in san rafael are hoping new surveillance video will help them to a suspect in a violent robbery at this check- cash and cell phone store. police say the man opened fire. three people inside the store were able to escape in a room with bulletproof glass. if you have any information, call the san rafael police department. >>> 7:22. and we are about to see a change in the weather. up next -- meteorologist steve paulson is gonna tell us when we can expect some rain. >>> a horrible crash involving more than 70 vehicles. what may have caused the freeway pileup. >>> good morning. westbound highway 4. a lot of slow traffic coming up to
to remove the parcel tax in a special mail in election this week. last year the fund generated $4.8 million. the district says in a recent poll 70% of eligible voters said they would vote to extend that tax. >>> national program to reduce childhood obesity is expanded to two bay area cities. members will be working in the oakland school district and in santa cruz. food core is a decision of aimer corp. its goal is to educate chirp about nutrition. >>> michael bloomberg has donated about $1 billion to his alma mater. $100million of that donation is earmarked for financial aid for students in need. according to the university, bloomberg is believed to be the first person to ever reach the $1 billion level of giving to a single u.s. institution of higher education. >>> former republican vice presidential candidate paul ryan is urging his party to stay unitied. he spoke to a group of conservatives yesterday in washington. he told the crowd they must stick agent together and pick their fights against president obama during his second term. he is calling obama care 13,000 pages of regulations. >>
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